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2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Books, Music, and TV

See what the GeekMom and GeekDad writers recommend as gifts this year in the categories of books, music, and TV…

November 29, 2021

How Will NASA’s DART Asteroid Mission Work?

What is NASA's DART asteroid mission, and how will it protect us from near-Earth objects?

November 27, 2021

Parades, and Turkeys, and Family, Oh My!

GeekMom Sarah ponders her favorite part of Thanksgiving: The Parade as we all get ready to overeat this week.

November 24, 2021

Margaret Beaufort: The Pain, Piety, and Politics of a Medieval King’s Mother, Part 1

How did Margaret Beaufort go from daughter of a tainted family to mother of a king? Find out in the…

November 21, 2021

Don’t Miss This ‘Stranger Things’ Pop-Up Store

If you're in New York or Los Angeles in the next few weeks, don't miss the 'Stranger Things' pop-up stores.

November 20, 2021

‘Jurassic World Evolution 2’ Frontier’s Dino Park Building Simulator Evolves

'Jurassic World Evolution 2' will have you breeding dinosaurs, building habitats, and containing them when the inevitable happens.

November 19, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Toys and Gadgets

We’re continuing our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide with some of our favorite toys and gadgets to help you find some…

November 18, 2021

TableTop Review of ‘You Can Fly’: Can You Fly or Fall With Style?

Whether you can fly or fall with style, everyone will have fun with this mini golf style game from Funko.

November 16, 2021

Make a Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man Cocoa Buddy

Everyone loves the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man! Here's a kid-friendly edible craft for your fall and winter warm beverages.

November 14, 2021

New Black Hole Discovered Outside Our Galaxy

The same thing that keeps Earth in orbit around the Sun can help us detect black holes: gravity. And that’s…

November 11, 2021

My November Calm Before the Christmas Storm

As much as I love the celebrations of Halloween and Christmas, I try to take advantage of November for some…

November 7, 2021

‘An Illustrated Book of Loaded Language’: Don’t Let Sneaky Rhetoric Get the Best of You

A worthy successor to 'An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments,' this newest book by Ali Almossawi will help you parse…

November 1, 2021

Medieval Women: Fact from Fiction

Let’s take a deeper look at the various roles and identities of two European women in the Middle Ages to…

November 1, 2021

31 Days of Halloween Games: ‘Luigi’s Mansion 3’ Multiplayer

It's the last day of our Halloween Game reviews! Finish it off with a great family game: 'Luigi's Mansion 3'…

October 31, 2021

Five Decorating Hacks for Halloween Weekend

Halloween weekend crept up fast this year. Here are some fun ideas for quick and inexpensive decorating.

October 30, 2021

31 Days of Halloween Games: ‘Little Nightmares II’

'Little Nightmares II' builds the creepy atmosphere with visuals, puzzles, and soundtrack for Day 26 of our Halloween Game reviews.

October 26, 2021

13 Random, Geeky, and Creepy Facts About Horror Show Hosts

From Vampira to Vincent Price, Elvira to the Cryptkeeper, the Halloween season is a perfect time to revisit these horror…

October 24, 2021

GeekMom Halloween Reading Roundup 2021: Adult

Our final Halloween roundup for 2021 is all about adult fiction, so read on for reviews of seven terrifying tales…

October 22, 2021

31 Days of Halloween Games: ‘Kulebra and the Souls of Limbo’

Fresh on Kickstarter and Day 19 of Halloween Games is 'Kulebra and Souls of Limbo,' a game to celebrate Dia…

October 19, 2021

31 Days of Halloween Games: ‘Ghost on the Shore’

'Ghost on the Shore' has all the creepy feeling to enchant everyone around the campfire. Line it up for Day…

October 18, 2021